#1

What makes Canon PowerShot SX710 HS better Choice

Image Display Resolution 922K dots 230K dots
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 300.87% higher screen resolution
Display 3.0 inch sRGB PureColor II G LCD (TFT) 2.7 inch PureColor II VA (TFT)
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 11.11% bigger screen size
Camera Resolution 20.3 MP 12.1 MP
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 67.77% higher camera resolution
Weight 269 600
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is -55.17% lighter
#2

What makes Canon PowerShot SX40 HS better Choice

External Flash No Yes, E-TTL with EX series Speedlites
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS has $$$ whereas Canon PowerShot SX710 HS doesn't
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder, Live View
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS has $$$ whereas Canon PowerShot SX710 HS doesn't
Optical Zoom 30 35
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS has 35 optical zoom which is more than 30 optical zoom of Canon PowerShot SX710 HS

Feature Comparison of Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Vs Canon PowerShot SX40 HS

General
Type Point & Shoot Advance Point and shoot
Dimensions 112.7 x 65.8 x 34.8 mm 122.9 x 92.4 x 107.7 mm
Weight 269 g 600 g
Image
Camera Resolution 20.3 MP 12.1 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 24 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 3200 100 - 3200
White Balancing Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom
Image Format JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Video Format MPEG-4 AVC / H.264 MPEG-4, H.264
Audio Formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo) Linear PCM (stereo)
Face Detection Yes Yes
Image Stablizer Yes, Lens shift-type, Approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS Yes, Lens shift-type, Intelligent IS
Sensor
Sensor Type back-illuminated CMOS back-illuminated CMOS
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max Resolution 5184 x 3888 Pixels 4000 x 3000 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology DIGIC 5 with iSAPS technology
Display
Display 3.0 inch sRGB PureColor II G LCD (TFT) 2.7 inch PureColor II VA (TFT)
Image Display Resolution 922K dots 230K dots
View Finder
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder, Live View
Lens
Lens Type Canon Zoom Lens 30x IS Canon Zoom Lens 35x IS
Focal length 4.5 135 mm (35 mm Equivalent 25 750 mm) 4.3 - 150.5 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 28 - 840 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF Yes, Contrast Detect, Multi-Area, Selective Single Point, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Color Filter Yes, Primary Color filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color filter
Optical Zoom 30x 35x
Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Other Focus Features Number of focus points (9), Normal focus range (5 cm), Lens Optics (13 elements in 10 groups) No. of Focus Points (9), Focal Length Multiplier (5.58x), Focusing Type (TTL), AF System/ Points (Face Detection, 1-point AF (Any position is available, fixed to centre or Face Select and Track)), AF Point Selection (Manual selection using FlexiZone AF/AE, Size (Normal, Small)), AF Lock (On/Off Selectable), AF Assist Beam
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.2 (W) - F6.2 (T) F2.7 (W) - F5.8 (T)
Self Timer Yes, 2 sec, 10 sec, Custom Yes, 2 or 10 sec, Custom
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Live View Control, Sports, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (5.0 MP), Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Soft Focus, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie, Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Short Clip, iFrame Movie), Photo Effects (My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red)), Drive modes (Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer) Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom1, Custom2, Sports, SCN (Movie Digest, Portrait, Landscape, Smart Shutter(Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (3.0MP), Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Stich Assist), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap), Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Portrait, Landscape, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie), Drive modes (Single, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer)
Metering Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre) Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or linked to Face Detection AF or FlexiZone AF frame)
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/3200 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/3200 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min)
Flash
Built-In Flash Yes Yes, Pop-up
Flash Range 0.5 - 3.5 m (W), 1.4 - 2.0 m (T) 0.5 - 7.0 m (W), 1.4 - 3.0 m (T)
External Flash No Yes, E-TTL with EX series Speedlites
Flash Mode Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Fill-in
Connectivity
HDMI Yes, micro HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI, Type-C
TV Out Audio / Video Output (NTSC, PAL) Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Stereo Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Pictbridge Yes, via USB or Wireless LAN Yes
Memory
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery
Battery Life 230 380
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-6LH Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 (optional) Power adapter ACK-DC80 (optional)
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes, 1 cm Yes, 0 cm 50 cm (W)
Red Eye Reduction Yes Yes
Supported Language 31 27
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/2000 sec Yes, 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 6 fps Yes, 10.3 fps
Additional Features Intelligent Orientation Sensor, Red-Eye Correction, Histogram Orientation Sensor, Eye-Fi Connecte, Intelligent Orientation Sensor, My Camera / My Menu (Start-up image and camera sounds customisation. Menu customisation), My Category (Image tagging feature), Histogram (ilive Histogram)
Operating System ImageBrowser EX for Windows, PhotoStitch 3.1.23 Updater for Windows, ZoomBrowser EX 6.9.0a Updater, CameraWindow DC 8.8 for Windows
Remote Control via smartphone

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Compare Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Vs Canon PowerShot SX40 HS side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a feature score of 55, whereas Canon PowerShot SX40 HS has a feature score of 55. The page was last updated on September 21, 2019.